Medroxyprogesterone

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Medroxyprogesterone (medroxyprogesterone systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: contraceptives, hormones/antineoplastics, progestins and is used to treat Abnormal Uterine Bleeding, Amenorrhea, Birth Control, Endometrial Cancer, Endometrial Hyperplasia - Prophylaxis, Endometriosis, Gender Dysphoria and Renal Cell Carcinoma.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03AC06,G03DA02,L02AB02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000520-85-4

Chemical Formula

C22-H32-O3

Molecular Weight

344

Therapeutic Categories

Hormonal contraceptive for systemic use

Progestin

Antineoplastic agent

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Chemical Name

Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 17-hydroxy-6-methyl-, (6α)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Contracep
    Gomtal, Peru
  • Depo Progestin
    DKT India, India
  • Dépo-Prodasone
    Pfizer, Tunisia
  • Depo-Provera
    Pfizer, Colombia; Pfizer, Peru
  • Deviry
    Elder, India
  • Divina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey; Orion, Hungary
  • Diviseq (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Taiwan
  • Embryogen
    East West, India
  • Medroxi-Progesterona
    AC Farma, Peru; Pfizer, Peru
  • Medtet
    Cadila, India
  • Megestron
    Organon, Peru
  • Meprate
    Serum Institute, India
  • Meprogen
    AC Farma, Peru
  • Modus
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Orgamed
    Organon, India
  • Premia (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth Lederle SPA, Italy
  • Provera
    Pfizer, Latvia; Pfizer, Peru
  • Regeeva
    Novartis, India
  • Anoesterine (veterinary use)
    Dopharma, Netherlands
  • Anovulin (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Netherlands
  • Anovutab (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Netherlands
  • Apo-Medroxy
    Apotex, Canada; Apotex, Hong Kong
  • Bei En
    Pharmachemie, China
  • Climanor
    Resource, United Kingdom
  • Climatrol HT Continuo (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens)
    Farmindustria, Peru; Gynopharm, Chile
  • Climopax (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Pfizer, Germany
  • Colircusi Medrivas (Medroxyprogesterone and Tetryzoline)
    Alcon Cusi, Spain
  • Condep
    CCM Duopharma Biotech, Malaysia
  • Controlestril (veterinary use)
    Omega Pharma France vet., France
  • Cyclofem (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Concept Foundation, Hong Kong
  • Cyclofemina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    ABL Pharma, Peru; Carnot, Mexico
  • Cyclo-Premella (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, Bulgaria
  • Cykrina
    Wyeth Medica, Lithuania
  • Depo Geston
    Triyasa, China
  • Depo Promone (veterinary use)
    Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer Animal Health, Luxembourg
  • Depo-Clinovir
    Pfizer, Germany; Pharmacia, Germany
  • Depocon
    Pfizer, Austria
  • Depo-Gestin
    ANB, Thailand
  • Depogeston (veterinary use)
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Depo-M
    Vesco Pharmaceutical, Thailand
  • Depo-Prodasone
    Pfizer, Chile
  • Dépo-Prodasone
    Pfizer, France
  • Depo-Progesno
    Milano, Thailand
  • Depo-Progesta
    General Drugs House, Thailand
  • Depo-Progevera
    Pfizer, Spain
  • Depo-Promone (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Pfizer Animal Health, Switzerland; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Depo-Provera
    Delphi, Netherlands; Eczacibasi, Turkey; Euro, Netherlands; Pfizer, Argentina; Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Belgium; Pfizer, Bahrain; Pfizer, Brazil; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Colombia; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Denmark; Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, Estonia; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Georgia; Pfizer, Hungary; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Iceland; Pfizer, Lithuania; Pfizer, Latvia; Pfizer, Mexico; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Netherlands; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Philippines; Pfizer, Romania; Pfizer, Sweden; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, Venezuela; Pfizer, South Africa; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Pfizer Manufacturing Belgium, Poland; Pharmacia, Bangladesh; Pharmacia, Ireland; Pharmacia & Upjohn, United States; Pharmacia Upjohn, Oman; Upjohn, Ethiopia
  • Dépo-Provera
    Pfizer, France
  • Depo-Provera (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Finland
  • Depo-Provera 150
    Pfizer, Hong Kong
  • Depo-Ralovera
    Pfizer, Australia
  • Deporeva
    Elder, Philippines
  • depo-subQ provera 104
    Pharmacia & Upjohn, United States
  • Depotrust
    Umeda, Philippines
  • Dilena (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Organon, Hong Kong
  • Divina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    CSP, France; Hyun Dai, South Korea; Organon, Greece; Orion, Latvia; Orion, Poland; Orion, Russian Federation; Orion, Slovakia; Orion, Taiwan
  • Divina Paranova (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Denmark
  • Divina Plus (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Denmark; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Diviplus (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Eumedica, Belgium
  • Diviseg (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Slovakia
  • Diviseq (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Poland
  • Diviva (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Eumedica, Belgium
  • Duova (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    CSP, France
  • Enaf
    Umeda, Thailand
  • Estopause (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Faran Laboratories, Greece
  • Farludiol (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Pfizer, Argentina
  • Farlutal
    Deva, Turkey; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Bulgaria; Pfizer, Brazil; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Estonia; Pfizer, Spain; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, France; Pfizer, Romania; Pfizer, Thailand; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Pharmacia, Bahrain
  • Farlutal Depot
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Norway
  • Farlutale
    Pfizer, Argentina
  • Femydrol (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Bruluart, Mexico
  • Filena (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Organon, Italy
  • Fuan
    Chin Teng, Taiwan
  • Fululin
    Shyh Dar, Taiwan
  • Gen-Medroxy
    Genpharm ULC, Canada
  • Gestomikron
    Adamed, Poland
  • Hebdo'pil (veterinary use)
    Omega Pharma France vet., France
  • Hexal-Mpa
    Hexal, South Africa
  • Hysron
    Kyowa Hakko Kirin, Japan
  • Hysron H
    Pfizer, Japan
  • Indivina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey; Hyun Dai, South Korea; Orion, Switzerland; Orion, Czech Republic; Orion, Germany; Orion, Denmark; Orion, Finland; Orion, United Kingdom; Orion, Hungary; Orion, Ireland; Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Latvia; Orion, Norway; Orion, Poland; Orion, Russian Federation; Orion, Slovakia; Orion, Thailand; Orion, Taiwan; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Kilios (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Pfizer, Chile
  • Livomedrox
    Varifarma, Argentina
  • Lunella (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Pfizer, China
  • Lyndavel
    Umeda, Philippines
  • Man Pu Si Tong
    Jiade Pharmaceutical, China
  • Manodepo
    March, Thailand
  • Medeton
    T P Drug, Thailand
  • Medkiron
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Medrogest
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Medrone
    Weidar, Taiwan
  • Medroplex
    Teva, Czech Republic
  • Medrosterona
    Gador, Argentina
  • Medroxiprogesterona Andromaco
    Andromaco, Chile
  • Medroxiprogesterona Filaxis
    Filaxis, Argentina
  • Medroxiprogesterona
    LKM, Argentina
  • Medroxoral (veterinary use)
    A.S.T. farma B.V, Netherlands
  • Medroxyhexal
    Sandoz, Australia
  • Medroxyprogesteron (veterinary use)
    Alfasan, Netherlands
  • Medroxyprogesteronacetaat PCH
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Medroxyprogesteron-Acetaat
    IFET, Greece
  • Medroxyprogesterone - Xianju Pharm
    Xianju, China
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Barr
    Barr, United States
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Sandoz
    Sandoz, Canada; Sandoz, United States
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Teva
    Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, United States
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate USL Pharma
    USL Pharma, United States
  • Megestron
    Organon, Mexico; Organon, Netherlands; Organon Teknika, Ethiopia; Schering-Plough, Colombia
  • Mei Qu Luo
    Double-Crane, China
  • Mepro
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Meterone
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • MPA GYN
    Hexal, Germany
  • MPA HEXAL
    Hexal, Germany
  • MPA (veterinary use)
    Ilium Veterinary Products, Australia
  • MPA-beta
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Nadigest (veterinary use)
    Streuli Vet, Switzerland
  • Nerfin
    Pola Pharma, Japan
  • Non-Preg
    Healol, Malaysia; LBS, Malaysia; LBS Laboratory, Myanmar
  • Novafac (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Silesia, Chile
  • Ovucon (veterinary use)
    Intervet, Netherlands
  • Perifem (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Organon, Spain
  • Perlutex
    LEO Pharma, Bangladesh
  • Perlutex (veterinary use)
    Bayer Sanità Animale, Italy; Dechra, Austria; Dechra, Netherlands; Dechra, Norway; Dechra, Sweden; Dechra Veterinary Products, France; Gräub, Switzerland; Selecta, Germany; Vetxx, Finland
  • Petogen
    Gomtal, Peru
  • Petogen-Fresenius
    Bodene, South Africa
  • Planibu
    Fahrenheit, Indonesia
  • Premarin MPA (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, Brazil
  • Premelle Lite (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens)
    Pfizer, Taiwan
  • Premelle (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Taiwan; Wyeth, Brazil; Wyeth, Hong Kong; Wyeth, Mexico; Wyeth, Malaysia; Wyeth, Oman; Wyeth, Philippines; Wyeth, South Africa; Wyeth Medica, Lithuania
  • Premia (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, Australia; Wyeth, New Zealand
  • Premique (Medroxyprogesterone and Conjugated estrogens)
    Wyeth, Ireland; Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Prempac (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth Medica, Lithuania
  • Premphase (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, United States
  • Premplus (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Pfizer, Canada
  • Prempro (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, United States
  • Prodafem
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Switzerland
  • Prodasone
    Pfizer, Chile
  • Progen
    Myung Moon, South Korea
  • Progeron
    Remedica, Malta
  • Progeston
    Fuji Yakuhin, Japan
  • Progevera
    Pfizer, Spain
  • Promon (veterinary use)
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Sweden; Boehringer Ingelheim Vet, Norway
  • Promone-E (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Protab
    Gentle, Taiwan
  • Provera
    Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Belgium; Pfizer, Brazil; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Colombia; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Denmark; Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, Estonia; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Georgia; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pfizer, Hungary; Pfizer, Indonesia; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Japan; Pfizer, Mexico; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Netherlands; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Philippines; Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer, Portugal; Pfizer, Sweden; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, Slovenia; Pfizer, Thailand; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer, Venezuela; Pfizer, South Africa; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Pharmacia, Ireland; Pharmacia, Slovakia; Pharmacia & Upjohn, Slovakia; Pharmacia & Upjohn, United States; Pharmacia & Upjohn Pty, Lithuania; Pharmacia Upjohn, Oman; Upjohn, Ethiopia; Pfizer, China
  • Provera (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Provestin
    LBS, Philippines
  • Puromin
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Ralovera
    Pfizer, Australia
  • Regal-HR (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Shyh Dar, Taiwan
  • Repogen (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Revina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Yong Cheng, Taiwan
  • Roxyprog
    Pak, Peru
  • Sayana
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Chile; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, Israel; Pharmacia, Germany
  • Sedometril (veterinary use)
    Albrecht, Germany
  • Selecta (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Sisare (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany
  • Solutres
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Supprestral (veterinary use)
    Stricker, Switzerland; Selecta, Germany; Vetoquinol, Belgium; Vetoquinol, France; Vetoquinol, Luxembourg; Vetoquinol, Netherlands
  • Synchron Sponge (veterinary use)
    Eurovet, Netherlands; Eurovet Animal Health, Israel
  • Synna (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Synseq (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Tengen (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Unifarma, Taiwan
  • Trevina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Denmark
  • Tridestra (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, United Kingdom
  • Trivina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Veramix (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Veraplex
    Combiphar, Indonesia; Pharmachemie, Indonesia; Pharmachemie, Malaysia; Pharmachemie, Thailand; Teva, Argentina; Teva, Belgium; Teva, Thailand

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